Gang suspect extradited to Augusta

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 10:59am
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A suspect in a gang-related investigation reported last month has been extradited to Richmond County. Read more

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Unisys will move work from New York to Augusta center

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 9:54pm
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Unisys Corp. later this year will move work from a call center it is shutting down in Rochester, N.Y., to Augusta, according to layoff notices filed with the state of New York.

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Kirby: Hearts and minds follow custom on Feb. 14

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 8:24pm
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Love’s feverish citadel will be pleasantly besieged.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Rants & Raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 8:23pm
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Comments from readers:

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Commissioners to discuss probation, officer requirements

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 7:41pm
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Augusta officials are expected to address issues arising in the new, government-run misdemeanor probation office at a Tuesday meeting.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Former teacher accused of assault on students appears in court

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 6:07pm
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The Augusta teacher accused of sexually assaulting students appeared in court Monday for a hearing during which the judge went over his legal rights.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Three seek governor’s nomination for district attorney

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 5:59pm
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Three Augusta area attorneys are seeking the governor’s nomination to become district attorney in Augusta.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Finalists announced for Richmond County STAR Student banquet

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 5:34pm
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The annual Richmond County STAR student and teacher banquet will be held Feb. 27 at Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Corps of Engineers says Thurmond Dam failure won’t happen

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 5:28pm
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More than 100,000 people evacuated areas downstream from California’s Lake Oroville amid fears of a catastrophic dam failure, leaving residents downstream from other major water infrastructure questioning structural safety.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

2 AU researchers form company to develop cancer-fighting compounds

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 4:00pm
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Two Augusta University researchers believe so much in potential cancer-fighting compounds that they formed a company and are trying to develop them on their own.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Toshiba’s pending losses loom over Vogtle, VC Summer construction

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 3:33pm
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Plant Vogtle and VC Summer owners are preparing for a potential shakeup in construction contracts ahead of expected heavy losses in the nuclear construction business by the struggling Toshiba Corp.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Thomas Gardiner

Augusta native named as Chambliss Fellow

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 3:18pm
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An Augusta native is one of three University of Georgia students recently named to the inaugural class of Chambliss Fellows.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Doug Stutsman

Byrd Elementary gets new playground

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 3:12pm
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A new playground was dedicated Monday morning at Byrd Elementary School in Graniteville.

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Some residents in Grovetown’s Hidden Creek subdivision report homes and vehicles egged over weekend

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 11:43am
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Several residents in Grovetown’s Hidden Creek subdivision reported their homes and vehicles were egged over the weekend.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bianca Cain Johnson